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Become a Leadership Giver


Leadership Givers are generous community members who are helping to address our community’s greatest challenges. Their gifts $1,000 or more annually to United Way help to advance the common good right here in Erie County. Leadership Givers LIVE UNITED when they give, advocate and volunteer.

Benefits of Leadership Giving

  • Connect and network with other business and community individuals who share a like-minded spirit of philanthropy.

  • Learn about United Way community impact with initiative area experts across Education, Income and Health issue areas

  • Be recognized for your generosity as a leader in the community in United Way’s Annual Report

  • Invest in United Way of Erie County's work to reduce poverty in Erie County.

Learn more or get involved

For more information, email Gina Schaefer at or call 814-456-2937 x221.